OBIEGBU
V.
UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA

(2004) JELR 45044 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/A/49/2000 ·  15 Dec 2004 ·  Nigeria
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Obiegbu v. UniAbuja (2005) 9 NWLR (Pt.930)310
CORAM
IBRAHIM TANKO MUHAMMAD Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria ZAINAB ADAMU BULKACHUWA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria MARY PETER ODILI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
appellant
counsel
respondent
section
lower court
appeal
vice-chancellor
issues
grounds of appeal
internal avenues
examination misconduct committee
law court
fair hearing
learned trial judge
substantive suit
university of abuja decree
warning letter
disciplinary committee
notice of preliminary objection
university of abuja decree no.
case of misconduct
constitutional right
examination questions
good cause
inter alia
learned counsel
notice of appeal
reports of the investigation panel
support of the originating motion
university senate
above stated period
briefs of argument
copy of the instrument
defect of the learned trial judge
end of the whole saga
federal high court
following replies
hold office
letter of same date
proceedings of the various committees
receipt of the said letter
recommendations of the staff
reply brief
respect of members of staff
scheduled date
such arguments
such grounds
support of the appellant
university council
vice-chairman of the council

I. T. MUHAMMAD, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): By an originating motion filed before the Federal High Court holden at Abuja (the lower court), the applicant as appellant herein, prayed the lower court for an order quashing:

(a) The proceedings, findings and reports of the investigation panel and the Examination Misconduct Committee set up by the respondent to investigate the alleged leakage of HIS 102 examination questions to Miss Sandra Onyinyechi Onwuneme as they relate and touch on the applicant.

(b) The proceedings, findings and recommendations of the staff disciplinary committee set up by the respondent to consider the reports of the investigation panel and the Examination Misconduct Committee on the alleged leakage of HIS 102 examination questions to Miss Sandra Onyinyechi Onwuneme as they touch and relate to the applicant.

(c) The warning letter of the 6/7/2000 issued to the applicant by the respondent.

Same having been conducted and/or in total disregard of the ap…

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